Wine for Asia (WFA) and the Singapore Tourism Board recently invited many guests to attend their Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow Presentation Tasting Event. I was down in Kuala Lumpur during the weekend to attend this roadshow, which was held at Vintry, Jaya 33.

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

The event started with welcome opening speech by Gerald Lum, area director Malaysia International Group, followed by Malcolm Tham, programme director of WFA and another by Thomas Ling, IBE.

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

Gerald Lum, area director Malaysia International Group

It was a wonderful experience to have met these three gentlemen who were so passionate about wine.

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

With Malcolm Tham, programme director of WFA and Thomas Ling, IBE

Refreshments and wines were served and enjoyed by all. The guests had the opportunity to savor the Saint Clair Sauvignon Blanc 2009 from the region of Marlborough in New Zealand and the red, 2007 Chateau de Seguin Grand Vin De Bordeaux.

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

The Saint Clair Sauvignon Blanc 2009 from the region of Marlborough was a delicious crisp and intense white wine to start off the evening.

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

Wine For Asia 2010 Roadshow at Vintry, Jaya 33 by what2seeonline.com

A toast with the 2007 Chateau de Seguin Grand Vin De Bordeaux

Wine For Asia (WFA) 2010 is returning on the 28th and 29th October 2010 with its inaugural wine event that will be held at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre. It is located right in the heart of the city at Marina Bay Sands. The event – “Asia’s 1stGrand Bordeaux Trio Seminar” will be showcasing a four-nation initiative that involves Malaysia, Thailand, China and Singapore. It will be a benefiting event for the whole of Asian region.

Whether you are a wine buff or even wish to equip yourself, this event would be a great way to do so. I have registered to gain some interesting experience, and registration is still open for those who are interested.

WSAA Gala Dinner & Asia’s Grand Bordeaux Trio Seminar Package

For a limited period, WFA will be offering the ‘WSAA Gala Dinner & Asia’s Grand Bordeaux Trio Seminar’ package worth SGD280 for just SGD120 only!

WSAA Gala Dinner (Price: SGD180)

27 Oct, 6.30pm – 10.30pm Ballroom, Conrad Centennial Singapore

The Wine Style Asia Award (WSAA) Gala Dinner, which counts industry A-listers and wine experts on its guest list, will be held at the prestigious Conrad Centennial Singapore on 27 October 2010.

Asia’s Grand Bordeaux Trio Seminar (Price: SGD100)

27 Oct, 2.00pm – 4.00pm Venue TBC

Asia’s Grand Bordeaux Trio Seminar is the first of its kind done in Asia where four international accredited Bordeaux educators – The Asian Bordelais – will share their knowledge and experiences with some 100 Bordeaux fans in Asia. Presented in three different major Asian languages: Thai, Mandarin and English.

EARLY-BIRD SPECIAL!

The first 30 persons to purchase the ‘WSAA Gala Dinner & Asia’s Grand Bordeaux Trio Seminar’ package will be offered a complimentary night’s stay at a Business Class Hotel, with the option of twin-sharing. For more information on WFA, visit www.wineforasia.com or contact Ms Christal Yim at telephone number +65 6393 0236.

Vintry Jaya 33
Lot PG-02C
Ground Floor
Jaya 33 Jalan Semangat
Section 13
46100 Petaling Jaya

Tel : 03 7960 6737

What2seeonline had been invited to this event by Thomas Ling.


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2 comments so far

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Just came back from Singapore myself… you just gave me another reason to return next month, haha…

CK Lam Reply:

It would be lovely and fun to have you joining in this event too.

September 26th, 2010 at 5:46 pm
 2 

ohhh.. this is what you been mentioning about~

September 27th, 2010 at 5:00 pm

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